Killing time in small town Alabama

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History in Miniature: Bridgeport, Alabama: January 19, 2013


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Taken in the visitor’s center at Russell Cave National Park.  This display always fascinated me.  When I went as a kid I’d just stand in front of it staring.  I loved all the little people.

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Piping Hot: McCalla, Alabama: August 10, 2012


Tannehill State Park furnace pipe

Piping Hot

Taken at the Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park.  I’m not going to pretend to remember what this did, but it ran to or from the furnaces.


Looking Through: McCalla, Alabama: August 10, 2012


Looking Through

Looking Through

Taken at the Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park.  View through one of the furnaces.


Denied Entry #2: McCalla, Alabama: August 10, 2012


Denied Entry 2

Denied Entry #2

Taken at the Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park.  This was the cotton gin.  Guess I went on a bad day, because a few things were locked.

Tannehill cotton gin


Denied Entry #1: McCalla, Alabama: August 10, 2012


Denied Entry

Denied Entry #1

Taken at the Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park.  This was the upper level of the furnaces.  Guess I went on a bad day, because a few things were locked.

Tannehill furnaces